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Jammu protests government decision to retain forest land
Jammu, June 30 (IANS) People in this Hindu-majority region of Jammu and Kashmir Monday protested and observed a shutdown against the government's decision to retain the controversial forest land earlier allotted to the Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB).

Monday, June 30, 2008 12:04:07 PM

CPI-M. Trinamool clash in Nandigram
Kolkata, June 30 (IANS) Trouble has broken out in West Bengal's Nandigram area with clashes between the ruling Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) and the main opposition Trinamool Congress.

Monday, June 30, 2008 10:17:05 AM

President for changing attitude towards women
Bhopal, June 29 (IANS) Launching a Madhya Pradesh government scheme aimed at providing safety and succour to repressed women and children, President Pratibha Patil Sunday emphasised the need for a new social welfare movement to change society's attitude towards women.

Sunday, June 29, 2008 11:38:51 PM

Gujarat BJP rebels to corner Modi on price rise
Ahmedabad, June 29 (IANS) The rebels in Gujarat's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), lying low after the party's victory in the assembly polls in December, have ganged up again to target Chief Minister Narendra Modi, this time raising the issue of the price rise.

Sunday, June 29, 2008 9:08:57 PM

BJP threatens nationwide protest over shrine land
New Delhi/Ranchi, June 29 (IANS) The main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Sunday threatened to launch a nationwide protest against the Jammu and Kashmir government's move to retain with itsellf the 40 hectares of land it had given to the Amarnath shrine authorities.

Sunday, June 29, 2008 8:44:14 PM

Government going ahead with n-deal despite Left threat
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) A parting of ways between the Manmohan Singh government and the Left allies seems inevitable with the Congress leadership urging its workers to prepare for elections by Aug 31 and the leading Communist party Sunday responding with renewed threat to withdraw support to the government on the nuclear issue.

Sunday, June 29, 2008 8:07:27 PM

Kashmiri Pandits join protest over Amarnath land row
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) About 500 Kashmiri Hindus, settled in the national capital, Sunday took to the streets and burnt effigies of a few political leaders against what they called 'communalisation and politicisation of the Hindu shrine Amarnath'.

Sunday, June 29, 2008 7:44:20 PM

BJP demands removal of governor on Amarnath land issue
Jammu, June 29 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir unit of Bharatiya Janta Party has demanded immediate removal of Governor N.N. Vohra, and alleged he has acted as an 'agent of the Congress' in handing back 40 hectares of forest land from the Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) to the state government.

Sunday, June 29, 2008 7:15:35 PM

BSP legislator arrested on sexual exploitation charge
Noida/Lucknow, June 29 (IANS) Shribhagwan Verma alias Guddu Pandit, an Uttar Pradesh legislator of the ruling Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), was Sunday afternoon arrested from Noida, following allegations of sexually exploiting a woman.

Sunday, June 29, 2008 6:19:52 PM

Rajnath demands governor's rule in Jammu and Kashmir
Ranchi, June 29 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath Singh Sunday demanded the governor's rule in Jammu and Kashmir after the People's Democratic Party (PDP) withdrew from the Congress-led ruling coalition, reducing the state government o minority.

Sunday, June 29, 2008 5:47:41 PM

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